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Lough Sheelin

catch and release

The shadows fall sharply on Sheelin’s closing days

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Andrew McFarlane with the weight of the season a 13lbs 9oz trout

Trout to 13lb 9oz for Sheelin anglers

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Steady catches with trout to 8lb on Sheelin

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Lough Sheelin September 2018

Pigs, porpoises and pirouettes – a week on Sheelin

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Thomas Harten, Cavan with his 5.5lbs trout

Sheelin enjoys an Indian Summer

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Church Island, Lough Sheelin

Sheelin trout tough to tempt but some good fishing had

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Its difficult to hold on – Greg Muldowney, Dublin tries to keep hold of this substantial catch

Sheelin trout and exuberance of physical activity

Tuesday, September 4th, 2018


Wet flies and stealth for success on Sheelin

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018


Sheelin trout – “mad and brilliant, special and magical”

Monday, August 20th, 2018

Crover, Lough Sheelin

Cloud an anglers best friend on Sheelin

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Keith Lough with his beautiful summer Sheelin trout

Clouds and some rain see cooler conditions on Sheelin

Monday, July 16th, 2018

‘Having a break’

Just a few Sheelin trout caught in the cool of the night

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Mark Lough, Scotland with an impressive 68centimeters of Sheelin perfection (www.loughsheelinguidingservices.com)

Heaps of hatches on Sheelin, but hard work in the heat

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Sedge fishing to fore on Sheelin

Monday, June 25th, 2018

Rory Coleman, Swords Angling Centre with a beautiful Sheelin mayfly trout, May 30th

Ephemeral heartbreak on Sheelin as anglers ever hopeful

Monday, June 18th, 2018


Trout ot 9lb on Buzzer from Sheelin

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Damiens Fenelon, France with his early season trout on Sheelin

Sheelin slowly wakes to spring

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Peadar McAvinney with a trout caught on a Humungus

Sheelin producing some fine trout despite Arctic weather

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018


A cold start to Sheelin’s season but a few trout about

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Sunset on Sheelin

Dabbling on Sheelin over for another season

Thursday, October 19th, 2017